Julius Caesar


Approximate Running Time: 3 hours and 30 minutes, with 2 intermissions

In Italian with English captions

Artists

Cesare:
Ewa Podles
Anna Burford *
Cleopatra:
Alexandra Deshorties
Christine Brandes † *
Cornelia:
Helene Schneiderman
Gloria Parker † *
Sesto Pompeo (Sextus):
Kristine Jepson
Carolyn Kahl *
Tolomeo (Ptolemy):
Brian Asawa
Mark Crayton † *
Achillas:
Arthur Woodley
Curio:
Joseph Rawley
Nireno:
David Korn
Conductor:
Gary Thor Wedow
Stage Director:
Robin Guarino
Set Designer:
Paul Steinberg
Costume Designer:
Constance Hoffman
Lighting Designer:
Robert Wierzel
Choreographer:
Donald Byrd
Hair & Makeup Designer:
Joyce Degenfelder
Fight Director:
Geoffrey Alm
English Captions:
Jonathan Dean
Sets & Costumes:
Provided by Florida Grand Opera

† Seattle Opera debut

* Performing on February 25, March 4, 9, 2007 only

Ewa Podles's performances are made possible by generous financial support from the James and Sherry Raisbeck Singers' Endowment.

Orchestra

Violin I:
Simon James, Concertmaster
Mariel Bailey
Cecilia Pollein Buss
Kyung Chee Yeung
Peter Kaman
Leonid Keylin
Mikhail Shmidt
Clark Story
Violin II:
Michael Miropolsky, Principal
Kathleen Stern
Linda Cole
Sande Gillette
Virginia Hunt Luce
Eric Scott
Viola:
Dorothy Shapiro, Principal
Timothy Hale
Penelope Crane
Laura Renz
Cello:
Susan Williams, Principal
Bruce Bailey
Walter Gray
Page Smith
Bass:
Jordan Anderson, Principal
Sandra Lambert
Flute:
Karla Flygare, Principal
Robin Peery
Oboe:
Dan Williams, Principal
Stefan Farkas
Bassoon:
Paul Rafanelli, Principal
Mike Gamburg
Horn:
Mark Robbins, Principal
Jeffrey Fair
Susan Carroll
Scott Wilson
Theorbo/Lute:
Stephen Stubbs, Principal
Viola da Gamba:
Margriet Tindemans, Principal
Harpsichord:
Philip A. Kelsey, Principal
Banda
Baroque Harp:
Maxine Eilander, Principal
Theorbo/Lute:
Stephen Stubbs, Principal
Viola da Gamba:
Margriet Tindemans, Principal
Oboe:
Stefan Farkas, Principal
Bass:
Jonathan Burnstein
Todd Larsen
Steve Schermer
Violin:
Mariel Bailey, Principal
Linda Cole
Viola:
Laura Renz, Principal
Cello:
Bruce Bailey, Principal
Bass:
Sandra Lambert, Principal
Personnel Manager:
Ron Simon
Assistant Personnel Manager:
Sande Gillette
Seattle Opera Staff Music Librarian:
Amy Martindale

The orchestra is composed of members of the Seattle Symphony Orchestra. Revolving membersof the string sections are listed alphabetically.

Dancers

 
Rickey Klein, Dance Captain
Philip Borunda
Mo Brady
Ty Alexander Cheng
Peter de Grasse
Bojohn Diciple
Eric Esteb
Carl Massey
Benjamin Meersman
Joel Myers

Supernumeraries

 
Luther M. Hintz, Supernumerary Captain
Halvard Bonig
Bradley Brown Sr.
Darlene Carrigan
Don Cimini
Rosetta Greek
James Mahan
Henry Mobley
Leonard Scott
Violin I:
John Weller, Concertmaster
Mariel Bailey
Jennifer Caine
Jun Liang Du
Peter Kaman
Leonid Keylin
Clark Story
Kyung Chee Yeung
Arthur Zadinsky
Violin II:
Michael Miropolsky, Principal
Gennady Filimonov
Stephen Bryant
Wesley Fisk
Virginia Hunt Luce
Larisa Miropolsky
Eric Scott
Andrew Yeung
Viola:
Dorothy Shapiro, Principal
Arie Schachter
Penelope Crane
Richard Skerlong
Rachel Swerdlow
Cello:
Susan Williams, Principal
Walter Gray
Bruce Bailey
Vivian Gu
Bass:
Joseph Kaufman, Principal
Ronald Simon
Flute:
Karla Flygare, Principal
Oboe/English Horn:
Dan Williams, Principal
Clarinet:
Christopher Sereque, Principal
Bassoon:
Mike Gamburg, Principal
Horn:
Mark Robbins, Principal
Trumpet:
Richard Pressley, Principal
Trombone:
Ko-Ichiro Yamamoto, Principal
Percussion:
Ronald Johnson, Principal
Harp:
Valerie Muzzolini, Principal
Keyboard:
Alan Dameron, Principal

The orchestra is composed of members of the Seattle Symphony Orchestra.

 
Luther M. Hintz, Supernumerary Captain
Gina Barone
Julia Benzinger
Warren Bucy
Jacqueline Delecki
Michael A. Diddams
Regan Gallo
Rosetta Greek
Jim Harvill
Rolf Hokansson
Shawn Kavon
Danielle Lewis
Jackie Saunders
Stephen Willey

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